an epic multi-media artist i’ve been following for over two decades. what an amazing work of art! i had the extreme pleasure of seeing his retrospective at moma nyc and i’ve been waiting patiently to see this piece completed. great work gerhard! m.

the german artist unveiled his latest work in the cologne cathedral in germany: a 200-square foot church window which richter designed as a gift to his adopted hometown cologne. the window is based on a 1974 painting he did titled ’4096 colours’ competed in 1974.

01_cathedral window 2007
02_installation 2002
03_oil on canvas 1994
04_oil on canvas 1974